LATHROP – The home-based child care business owned and operated by Lathrop Mayor Kristy Sayles has been temporarily shut down by the California Department of Social Services.
Debby Moorhead says there is something more important than winning the mayor's race on Nov. 2 and that's taking care of Manteca residents in need.
Jessica Ramos grew up under the big top.
Uneasiness about a San Joaquin County Local Agency Formation request to explore the possible annexation of rural residential property into Manteca as part of the Center Point business park project prompted the Planning Commission to recommend against approving the environmental report.
An independent efficiency analysis of the Manteca Public Works Department gives it high marks at the same time it notes there are additional opportunities to do everything from improving employee morale to implementing even more cost-effective measures.
Two members of the East Union High staff led a concerted effort to raise money last Friday in assisting one of their own.
Great Valley Academy charter school is pursuing a campus in Manteca that initially will accommodate 350 students.
When San Joaquin County Sheriff's deputies pulled over a vehicle for a routine traffic stop, they discovered a 14-year-old male juvenile in the driver's seat with a 13-year-old in the passenger seat.
LATHROP – Steve Dresser, a former Lathrop councilman and planning comminsioner is one of two candidates who are challenging incumbent mayor Kristy Sayles' bid for re-election on Nov. 2.
Friday will mark the 40th anniversary in business for the Nearly New Shop.
Volunteers work as part of Sunday's "Taking it to the Streets" The outreach saw 1,500 Christian volunteers from three Manteca churches travel to various work sites in Manteca and Modesto.
Turkeys R Us - a community-based effort to make sure no family in Manteca, Lathrop, or Ripon goes without turkey on Thanksgiving and Christmas - is facing an uphill battle this holiday season.
LATHROP – Brent Maynor has several unofficial titles. The Lathrop City Council hopeful is a student of DeVry University and is studying to be a video game and simulation programmer. He is also a construction worker but was recently disabled, which is why he is enrolled in online courses to get job retraining in hopes of landing a less physically demanding job.
San Joaquin County's exploration of privatizing at least their portion of the library system isn't gaining much traction with South County political leaders.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca has some 500 flu shots available to anyone over 50 years old at a clinic that is scheduled to be set up at the Manteca Senior Center in the 200 block of Cherry Lane Wednesday from 9 a.m. until noon.
Manteca High went three-and-out on its first possession.
Manteca is on track to be impacted by high speed rail.
The homeless - especially families, mothers, and children - are hard to tell apart from those who have a permanent roof over their heads that they can ...
We've all seen those movies where a young, loving couple gets married and they are excited about their new life together but are unsure ...
A federal grant of $1.27 million will allow the Manteca Fire Department to hire six new firefighters.
The homeless in Manteca often sleep in vehicles - both at night and during the day.
Standing alongside her husband Ed who was Ripon's Mayor for 35 years in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s was a bubbly Barbara Feichtmeir who ...
Representatives from McWhinney Development - the firm looking to invest upwards of $200 million to build a Great Wolf Resort in Manteca - were in town earlier ...
Editor's note: This is an occasional series marking the 50th anniversary of the unification of the Manteca Unified School District.
Rick Baker said he's thrilled that the price of oil is seasonally as low as it has been for the last decade.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Federal and California agencies have filed some of the first permit applications for a proposed project involving the construction of twin 30-mile tunnels ...
For the first time, the Ripon Christian Knights will play an actual home game.
Reducing the carbon footprint of Manteca Unified School District is as much about saving green as it is being green.
One of the first community events that Wesley Chamberlain participated in as a Manteca firefighter was the annual tip night at Applebee's to benefit ...
The Allen Bugbee Veterans' Center in downtown Ripon held a soft opening this week allowing Congressman Jeff Denham to be part of the festivities while ...